Your Guide to an Ultra Lit Labor Day Weekend!


We ain't got an extra day off for nothin!

From concerts to way too many day parties, we got you covered.

*BBQ plates not included*

Burna Boy


Thurs. Aug. 29 | 7PM | $35+
The Wiltern

TANITE! Burna Boy is shutting down The Wiltern.
You already know what it is.

For tix, click here.

Get Lowe @ Harlowe


Thurs. Aug. 29 | 10PM-2AM | FREE
Harlowe | 7321 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90006

GetLowe @Harlowe brings house party vibes to West Hollywood!

Hosted by Chef Carter with DJ sets by Sndsmth and Tiger, be sure to gather the crew and prepare to dance to some of your favorites from the 99s and current.

For more info, click here.

Bless Up LA


Fri. Aug. 30 | 9PM-2AM | FREE w/ RSVP b4 10PM
District 7 | 555 W. 7th St.

Bless Up is bringing you another night of Afro-Caribbean riddims and good vibes in DTLA. We only ask that you come prepared to whine all night to an array of tunes, from Beenie Man to Machel Montano to Wiz Kid.

To RSVP, click here.

Urban Bush Women: Hair & Other Stories


Fri. Aug. 30 | 8PM-10PM | $25+
Ford Theatres | 2580 Cahuenga Blvd E, Hollywood, California 90068

Choreographed by Urban Bush Women Associate Artistic Directors Chanon Judson and Samantha Speis, in collaboration with the company, Hair & Other Stories is a multidisciplinary experience that blends dance-theatre with conversations that challenge existing American values and celebrate our choices around “who we be” and “how we do.” Crafted from personal narratives, the piece explores disquieting perceptions of beauty, identity and race, and what constitutes the freedom to rise beyond our ordinary selves in extraordinary times.

For tix, click here.

The After Work Vibe


Fri. Aug. 30 | 5PM-10PM
District 7 DTLA | 555 West 7th St. Los Angeles, CA 90014

Beasyshots presents The After Work Vibe this Friday! Come start the weekend with good music, good food + drinks, and great people.

Happy hour specials: half off appetizers. Signature cocktails: Hennessy Margaritas and Moscow Mules

For more info, click here.

Brunch, Booze, & Beats: Labor Day Weekend Edition


Sat. Aug. 31 | 12PM-8PM | FREE (day party only) | $25
District 7 DTLA | 555 West 7th St. Los Angeles, CA 90017

We know for sure that today's urban professional loves three things: Brunch, Booze, and Banging Beats! So come out and get a heaping helping of all three at the "Brunch, Booze, & Beats" Brunch Party!

To RSVP, click here.

Leimert Park Village Heritage Festival


Aug. 31 - Sep. 2 | 12PM-8PM | FREE
4330 Degnan Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90008

The 2019 Leimert Park Village Heritage Festival will be a joyful, family friendly celebration with
captivating sights and exciting sounds filling the air! It will feature world class artists playing
R&B, Gospel, Jazz, Salsa, Soca, Reggae, West African beats, Hip Hop and World Music. Our 3 day
extravaganza includes dance performances, a carnival showcase, a fine art pavilion and one-of-akind
items. You can relax in one of our VIP Lounge Oases, try sumptuous international foods, visit
our Health and Education Pavilion, Children’s Corner and get energized at the Youth Stage! Stay
tuned as artists are confirmed for the 2019 LPV Heritage Festival.

For more info, click here.

Labor Day Party


Sat. Aug. 31 | 12PM-5PM
Sophia Apts (inside “The Lounge”) | 1122 W. 6th Los Angeles, CA 90017

Looking to make connections this holiday weekend? This is a Black professional networking event in DTLA. Hennessy, Rosé and Soul Food will be served.

Taking Up Space: A Music + Art Pop Up

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Sat. Aug. 31 | 2PM-6PM
Exhibit A Gallery | 1056 S Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90019

Fresh 'n Sassy Productions is a Multimedia platform & podcast built as a safe space for black millennial women to make their voices heard on issues affecting them.

'Taking Up Space' is an exhibit that showcases their artistic talents in an immersive gallery experience.

Come discover local emerging black female artists & musicians!

Support our local black-owned vendors!

For more info, click here.

Kiss n Grind: Beats & Bites


Sun. Sep 1 | 3PM-9PM |
Sofitel | 8555 Beverly Blvd. LA, CA

Kiss n Grind is back for a special Labor Day turn up.
DJ Prinz, DJ R-Tistic and Resident DJ Vikter Duplaix will be spinnin’ all day, so you know it’s finna go up!

For tix, click here.

88/11 Day Party Summer Finale


Mon. Sep 2 | 3PM-10PM | FREE w/ RSVP b4 6PM | $10+
Exchange LA | 618 South Spring Street Los Angeles, CA 90014

A High-Energy day party experience that feels like a music festival, but has the vibe of a house party. Open Bar + Taco Buffet Available!

The DJ Line Up is CRAZY, so come ready to sweat it out.

For tix, click here.

Locals Only Summer Finale


Mon. Sep. 2 | 12PM-8PM | FREE w/ RSVP b4 4PM
The Parlor Hollywood | 7250 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

A brunch and day party for the locals. (Don't worry everyone is invited.)
Food. Drinks. Vibes. The day party you don't want to miss!
Capacity will be limited, early arrival suggested.

For tix, click here.

Save the Date

Book Soup Presents An Evening W/ Rick Ross

Fri. Sep. 6 | 8PM-9:30PM | $36
Zipper Hall at The Colburn School of Music| 200 S Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012

Book Soup presents An Evening with Rick Ross discussing & signing Hurricanes: A Memoir. Interviewer TBA Rick Ross is an indomitable presence in the music industry, but few people know his full story. Now, for the first time, Ross offers a vivid, dramatic and unexpectedly candid account of his early childhood, his tumultuous adolescence and his dramatic ascendancy in the world of hip-hop. From the making of "Hustlin'" to his first major label deal with Def Jam, to the controversy surrounding his past as a correctional officer and the numerous health scares, arrests and feuds he had to transcend along the way, Hurricanes is a revealing portrait of one of the biggest stars in the rap game, and an intimate look at the birth of an artist.

For tickets, click here.

Los Angeles Fitness Festival


Sat. Sep. 7 | 8AM-3PM
LA Trade Technical College | 400 W. Washington Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90015

Calling all LA Residents, this one's for you! Come out to the Los Angeles Fitness Festival next Sat. Experience a full day of live musical performances, sweat it out to outdoor workouts from spin to yoga, and refuel with goodies from 50+ food and wellness vendors.

For tix, click here.

Conversations at the Chef’s Table


Sat. Sep. 7 | 6PM-10PM | $90
Hills Penthouse West Hollywood | 8560 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Conversations at the chef’s table is a curated dining experience designed to bring diverse groups of people together to connect and build meaningful relationships through food and exchange knowledge. This community creates a sense of freedom and allows us to have candid and genuine conversations on modern-day topics, while we wine, dine and have a good time. The goal is to change the way personal and professional connections are made while highlighting up and coming chefs. We believe that great food is the gateway to great conversations.

This is an exclusive 9-course family-style dining experience!

For tickets, click here.

All Black Affair


Sat. Sep. 21 | 8PM-2AM | $20+
Renaissance Los Angeles Airport Hotel | 9620 Airport Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Looking for a reason to get fancy? Get Ready For Screw Roy Rice, Dantae Dupree , Quincy Belafonte!
Come thru in your finest Black & sexy attire.
Hosted by Swave Jone! Music by Sidney Thompson, DJ Side Kick & DJ Key Key.

For tix, click here.